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Re: Re. Total Confusion

On 1 Jul 2001, John Hasler wrote:

> Sidney Brooks writes:
> > Why would you want to use wvdial when pon works? wvdial is just a hack
> > that tries to avoid making you set up pon.

Actually, 'twas I who wrote that.

> This is not true.  Wvdial includes some rather sophisticated
> autoconfiguration code and does a much better job of finding the modem and
> creating init strings than pppconfig does.

Okay, fair enough - but once pon works it provides absolutely no more
functionality, so my answer was substantively correct.

Andrew J Perrin - andrew_perrin@unc.edu - http://www.unc.edu/~aperrin
 Assistant Professor of Sociology, U of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
      269 Hamilton Hall, CB#3210, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3210 USA

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